Beer & Video Games: Bastion

I sometimes enjoy writing about stuff that isn’t exactly beer-related. Why? Because talking about one thing all the time gets boring. I know, I know — I should’ve thought of that before I named my website. But let me offer this counterpoint: Meh.

Pewter: Beer Metal of the Gods

My friend Ben Kessler recently took a trip to England and brought me back a box marked “Pewter.” Being a gracious and respectful recipient of gifts, I calmly tore off the lid and shredded the tissue paper. Inside was a shiny pewter tankard. Drinking beer out of metal tastes amazing. The pewter kept the ale […]

Bud’s New All-American Bow Tie

Apparently it’s old news now, but Budweiser has changed its label. Or rather, they’ve updated their classic bow tie. Can someone tell me how the bow tie is still appropriate? Bud may have been the king of beers once (probably not), but I can’t think of a single modern scenario in which Budweiser and bow […]